Website FOX Corporation
Associate Producer/Writer, Originals
USA – Remote
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Media
FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOX News podcasts and the direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service FOX Nation. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 18 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks as the number one business channel on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.
Fox News Digital is looking for an Associate Producer/Writer, Originals to join our growing team. In this role, you will help drive editorial, book and interview big newsmakers, and coordinate coverage with other sections on the Digital team. You should have strong news judgment and a clear understanding of the Fox audience. You should be proactive in quickly responding to breaking news while also working on longer-term projects. You can handle a fast-paced environment and are hungry to chase news and break stories.
You will be offered one of the following shifts: Sun-Thurs or Tues-Sat: 6 am-2 pm or 2 pm-10 pm ET
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Write and/or copyedit scripts, headlines, and copy
Conceptualize and execute original and exclusive reporting, including long-term projects when possible and conducting interviews
Gather elements and coordinate production with technical staff
Edit video interviews
Cover a range of video content including breaking news headlines, enterprise, and features
Collaborate with FoxNews.com and FoxBusiness.com editors to develop related video story ideas
Use real-time reporting tools and analytics
Publish videos using our content management systems
Multitask on tight deadlines in a high-pressure environment
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
At least 2 years of experience in news, TV, or daily video
Excellent editorial judgment and extensive knowledge of news and current events, entertainment, politics, business, and viral content
Organization skills that allow multiple projects to be produced simultaneously
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Proven capability to be creative and think ‘outside the box’
A positive and collaborative attitude
Be a self-starter with a strong news judgment and be a team player who is willing to jump in when needed in breaking news situations
Must have “on-call” mentality and be prepared to work under emergency or breaking news conditions; flexibility and ability to work some holidays, weekends, or shift changes as required
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
A Bachelor of Arts/Science degree or equivalent experience
Familiarity with Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator
Familiarity and experience with various video production formats for mobile and social media platforms including square, vertical, and 360 video
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.
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